UNDP Call for Proposals: Alternative Livelihood for Local Communities to Combat IWT

Deadline: 2 March 2018 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is currently inviting applicants to submit a Micro Grant Proposal for its "Alternative Livelihood for Local Communities to Combat Illegal Wildlife Trade (IWT)". UNDP-GEF Project assisted MoEF in implementing the IWT Project. In order to assist DG of Environmental and Forestry Law Enforcement with implementation of the project, a qualified and highly experienced NGO will be engaged to provide technical assistance with key … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Suriname: Seeking Proposals for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 21 April 2018 The U.S. Embassy Paramaribo Public Affairs Section (PAS) had announced that limited funding is available through the Public Affairs Small Grants program to support activities that promote U.S.-Suriname bilateral relations in the following four priority areas: Enhance civil society’s ability to engage actively in the democratic process and public policy development; Enhance bilateral partnerships in promotion of rule of law assistance, development, and … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Ambassador’s Woman of Courage Award!

Deadline: 9 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy has announced that nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Ambassador’s Woman of Courage Award. The Woman of Courage Award honors women who are making history in their countries and communities through their work to better their societies, to fight discrimination or strife, and to help resolve conflicts. Women who have taken risks to run for public office or who are striving to break down barriers in order to promote positive change are great … [Read more...]

The Channel: Seeking EOIs from Projects fostering Pride and Resilience in Australian Rainbow Communities

Deadline: 11 March 2018 The Channel is seeking expressions of interest from projects that are fostering pride and resilience in Australian rainbow communities by acknowledging where they’ve come from and celebrating where they’re going together. The Channel is a giving circle that funds lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, queer, intersex and asexual (LGBTQIA+) community projects. The Channel is 'growing the pot of gold under the rainbow' and changing the way Australians experience gender and … [Read more...]

APWLD Call for Applications: Womanifesto Sub-grant for Advancing Feminist Participatory Democracy

Deadline: 9 March 2018 APWLD is currently inviting women’s rights and feminist organisations in the region to apply for the Womanifesto Sub-grant: Advancing Feminist Participatory Democracy. APWLD will partner and support eight to ten organisations that will build a women’s movement around a community-driven Womanifesto or women’s agenda that articulates the aspirations of the citizens at the grassroots. In particular, partners will develop women’s political agenda, engage in and influence … [Read more...]

Levi Lassen Foundation: Supporting a Shared Society in Israel

Deadline: 29 March 2018 The Levi Lassen Foundation is seeking applications to focus on supporting a shared society in Israel. The Levi Lassen Foundation believes in an Israel where everyone participates in a shared and just society, predicated on the best values of equality, tolerance and social justice in a liberal democracy. Levi Lassen's work in Israel began over 40 years ago. Levi Lassen is committed to helping Israel develop, grow and prosper through supporting programs committed to … [Read more...]

Armenia Art Foundation: Financial Support for Art Projects

Deadline: 12 March 2018 The Armenia Art Foundation (AA Foundation) is currently inviting applicants for its “Financial Support for Art Projects” to support artists working in the field of contemporary art, to stimulate the development of contemporary art in Armenia. Financial Support for Art Projects is designed for artists or collectives, working in different media, including performance art, photography, audio-visual, digital and media art, and art in public spaces. The program is open for … [Read more...]

Entries Open for FedEx Small Business Grant Contest!

Deadline: 28 March 2018 Entries are open for FedEx Small Business Grant Contest to recognize and reward incredible small businesses from across the country. The Fedex Small Business Grant Contest ("Contest") is sponsored by Fedex Corporate Services, Inc. ("Sponsor") to award ten (10) small businesses with grants up to $25,000 and up to $7,500 in FedEx Office print and business services. Prize Information Grand Prize: $25,000 (1 winner) Plus $7,500 in FedEx Office® print and … [Read more...]

Nesta’s Everyone Makes Innovation Policy: Offering Grants of Up to £15,000

Deadline: 9 March 2018 Nesta is seeking applications for its Everyone Makes Innovation Policy to offer grants of up to £15,000 to projects that demonstrate creative ways of engaging members of the public in issues relating to innovation policy. By innovation policy, Nesta mean the range of things that governments - national, regional and local - can do to promote and support innovation for economic growth and for public good. Projects might, for example, focus on involving the public in one or … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Grant Scheme for EU-Turkey Intercultural Dialogue (ICD)

Deadline: 10 April 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for its Grant Scheme for EU-Turkey Intercultural Dialogue (ICD) to form an effective network among the cultural institutes of EU and Turkey through intense cultural exchange in the framework of collaborative activities. The specific objective of this call for proposals is to enhance intercultural dialogue between civil societies in Turkey and Europe in the area of culture and art, along with collaboration, development and … [Read more...]

NRCan Call for Preliminary Proposals: Clean Energy for Rural and Remote Communities – Capacity Building Stream

Deadline: 10 April 2018 Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) is seeking proposals for its program entitled "Clean Energy for Rural and Remote Communities - Capacity Building Stream" that outline knowledge and skill-building initiatives to reduce dependency on diesel in rural and remote communities. Proposals may cover one or more streams and may propose projects over 1 to 6 years starting in 2018/19. They include: Curriculum and technical training Building skills and knowledge, … [Read more...]

New Zealand Embassy Fund China: Inviting Community Groups and NGOs

Deadline: 9 March 2018 Applications are open for the New Zealand Embassy Fund (HEF) for China which is a discretionary grants scheme managed by the New Zealand Embassy in Beijing. The Fund supports small scale, short-term community projects that contribute to wider community well-being.  The projects must be in line with New Zealand Aid Programme’s mission of: Sustainable development in developing countries, in order to reduce poverty and contribute to a more secure, equitable and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for New Zealand Embassy Fund Mongolia!

Deadline: 9 March 2018 Applications are open for the New Zealand Embassy Fund (HEF) for Mongolia which is a discretionary grants scheme managed by the New Zealand Embassy in Beijing. The Fund supports small scale, short-term community projects that contribute to wider community well-being. The projects must be in line with New Zealand Aid Programme’s mission of: Sustainable development in developing countries, in order to reduce poverty and contribute to a more secure, equitable and … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia: Enhancing the Role of Religious Leaders and Institutions in Attaining the 90-90-90 Fast Track Targets

Deadline: 6 April 2018 The U.S. Embassy Addis Ababa/ Community Grants Office(CGO) has announced an open competition for organizations to submit applications for programs that contribute to PEPFAR Ethiopia’s 90-90-90 targets by revitalizing the role of religious institutions and actors to tackle stigma and treatment adherence issues. The proposed interventions are expected to contribute to the creation of an enabling and supportive social environment for people to disclose their HIV status, … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: PELP Innovation Grant Mechanism

Deadline: 15 March 2018 Applicants are invited to submit proposals for Pakistan Evidence and Learning Platform (PELP) Innovation Grant Mechanism which is designed to boost innovation in support of the humanitarian to development nexus in Pakistan. It aims at identifying and supporting the development, testing and potential scaling up of innovations for humanitarian action. The Grant Mechanism promotes sustainability as a key focus for innovation for humanitarian action. It also encourages … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Czech Republic: 2018 Call for Proposals for Ukrainian NGOs

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The Embassy of the Czech Republic has announced a “Call for Project Proposals 2018: Human Rights, Media Literacy, Local Initiatives” for Ukrainian NGOs in the framework of Transition Promotion Program. Priority Areas Promoting Critical Thinking and Media Literacy among Ukrainian Youth and Adults Projects submitted under this priority area should focus on following topics: media literacy and critical thinking in education; breaking stereotypical ways of … [Read more...]

Tanzania Forest Fund (TaFF): 2018 Call for Project Proposals

Deadline: Medium and Large Grants: 31 March 2018 Small Grants: 30 June 2018 Tanzania Forest Fund (TaFF) has announced a Call for Project Proposals 2018 to mobilize financial resources for supporting conservation and management of forest resources through funding and facilitating forest development, community forestry initiatives and research in mainland Tanzania. Tanzania Forest Fund (TaFF) is Public Conservation Trust Fund established under the Forest Act Cap. 323 of 2002 as a … [Read more...]

PPSE Call for Proposals: Introducing Specialized Seedling Producers (Seedling Nurseries)

Deadline: 5 March 2018 Applicants are invited to submit proposals for opportunity fund entitled "Introducing Specialized Seedling Producers (Seedling Nurseries)" which is a co-financing mechanism of Promoting Private Sector Employment (PPSE) to boost sustainable growth of private sector employment creation for youth and women, through interventions that test new, innovative and risky ideas, and offer an opportunity for a market shift, leading to significant growth of private sector and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Government of Canada’s “Youth Can Do It” Event!

Deadline: 12 March 2018 Are you between 18-24 and reside in Canada? Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit? Would you like the opportunity to network and gain mentorship? Are you willing to share your story with us? If yes, then apply for Youth Can Do It! The Youth Can Do It! event will identify diverse, young entrepreneurs and bring them together in Ottawa to connect with inspiring business experts to support their journey forward. Selected young entrepreneurs will gain support from the … [Read more...]

Apply for Voice’s Let’s try something new: Cambodia Innovate and Learn Grants!

Deadline: 16 April 2018 Do you want to try something new and innovative to support your target groups?  Have you tested a new approach but haven’t had time or resources to document, reflect and learn? Do you want to try using artivism (art for activism) to amplify the voices of your target groups? Do you want to scale up and disseminate an innovative approach but with a different target group or geographical area? If you answered yes to any of the questions above, then apply for Voice's Let's … [Read more...]